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MOULTRIE – If Colquitt County can get by Walton on Friday and Norcross also wins that night, the Packers would have to travel for a quarterfinal game against the Blue Devils.

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MOULTRIE - The Colquitt County seventh-grade basketball teams split their games with Tifton on Tuesday, with the boys winning 37-32 and the girls falling 41-6.

MOULTRIE — Heading into the 2020 season, Colquitt County head coach Justin Rogers and defensive line coach Greg Carswell felt good about sending out a front that including seniors Zy Brockington, Vendarion “Big Boi” Knighton and junior Marcus Ponder.

MOULTRIE — Sitting in the press box at Mack Tharpe Stadium last Friday, masked and sanitized and looking down at Tom White Field where Zane Touchton and Charlie Pace were performing so dandily in the playoff-opening win over Brookwood, I recalled an autumn afternoon a little over three years ago.

MOULTRIE — Col-quitt County coach Justin Rogers acknowledged this week that senior quarterback Xavier Williams will undergo knee surgery, ending his short, but effective, career with the Packers.

MOULTRIE – While being interviewed by WMTM’s Darrell Strange on the field following Colquitt County’s 49-3 first-round state playoff victory over Brookwood on Friday, Packers coach Justin Rogers said he didn’t know who the Packers second-round opponent would be.

The Colquitt County wrestling team took first place in Tuesday's Grapple at the Gridiron wrestling meet in Valdosta. The Packers went 5-0, defeating Crisp 72-6, Veterans 66-6, Thomas County Central 72-6, Lowndes 36-35 and Brunswick 47-27. Going 5-0 were junior team captain Ethan Sellers at 1…

MOULTRIE – Five former Packers will lead their Georgia high school football teams into the playoffs this weekend, including two who could face off later in the quarterfinals.

MOULTRIE - It is not often that a region champion has to face an 8-2 team in the first round of the Georgia high school playoffs, but that is what Colquitt County will do next Friday on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium.

MOULTRIE – When Colquitt County girls basketball coach Rondesha Williams got a call on Friday that Lee County had pulled out of its Saturday game in the Albany Tipoff Tournament, she eagerly took advantage of the opportunity to have her team take the Lady Trojans’ place.

MOULTRIE — Wayne Tucker played on the Moultrie High football team as a ninth-grader and was not there just to serve as practice fodder for the upperclassmen.

No more tickets will be sold for next Friday’s first-round playoff game between Colquitt County and Brookwood. If the Packers win on Friday, a second-round playoff game is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Dec. 4 on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium. Ticket prices are set by the Georgia High Scho…

MOULTRIE – The Colquitt County boys basketball team rode a deep senior class and the theme “Why Not Us?” to a 13-13 record, two victories over Tift County and a second-place Region 1-7A finish last season.

MOULTRIE - It is not often that a region champion has to face an 8-2 team in the first round of the playoffs, but that is what Colquitt County will do next Friday on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium.

MOULTRIE — When it was pointed out to Justin Rogers that Colquitt County had rushed for 246 yards in the 41-0 win at Tift County last Friday, the Packers coach quickly pointed out that the Packers had also run for nearly that much in the win over Lowndes the week before.

The Colquitt County High football team will play the No. 4 seeded team from Region 4 in the first round of the Class 7A state playoffs at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 27, on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium. Tickets for the game will be on sale from  8 a.m.- 3 p.m. today through Friday, N…

ATLANTA (AP) — Left-hander Drew Smyly became the first of the 181 free agents to switch teams when he agreed Monday to an $11 million, one-year contract with the Atlanta Braves, who bolstered a rotation that was depleted by injuries and disappointing performances.

Starting quarterback Xavier Williams suffered an injury to his knee on the first play, but the Packers scored a touchdown in the first quarter and another in the second and led Tift County 14-0 at halftime at Brodie Field in Tifton.

MOULTRIE – Moss Farms Diving coach John Fox is a strong believer in the “Pyramid of Success,” the 15-building block program created by Hall of Fame college basketball coach John Wooden, who led UCLA to 10 national championships.

MOULTRIE – Colquitt County received top finishes from four wrestlers and took third place in the second annual Little Packer Invitational held Saturday at the high school.

MOULTRIE — Although it has been around several years, “trap game” is one of the more recent additions to the football lexicon.

MOULTRIE — These are figures that are easy to compute: Colquitt County is among the top-scoring teams in Class 7A, averaging 45.8 points a game, and is among the most frugal, giving up just 12.3 per contest.

MOULTRIE – Abby Plymel did a little pitching for the Colquitt County softball team as a freshman in 2017.

MOULTRIE - The Colquitt County seventh-grade basketball teams both claimed victories over Newbern Middle School on their home floor at the Willie J. Williams Middle School gym on Thursday.

MOULTRIE - Not only did Colquitt County knock off nationally ranked Lowndes on Friday on Tom White Field at Mack Tharpe Stadium, the Packers smacked the Vikings into a running-clock fourth quarter and earned the Region 1-7A championship in the process.

MOULTRIE — Elizabeth Funderburk helped lead Florida State’s women’s cross country team to a third-place finish in the ACC Championships last Friday.

MOULTRIE - The Colquitt County eighth-grade girls basketball team got 18 points from Amareyia Knighton and 12 from Trinity Daniels to open their 2020-2021 season with a 36-16 victory over Valdosta on Monday at the C.A. Gray Junior High gymnasium.

VALDOSTA - Jacurri Brown dove into the end zone with 5:37 remaining in Friday's Tift County-Lowndes football game and stopped what would have been one of the biggest upsets in Georgia high school football this year.

MOULTRIE – Colquitt County looked rusty after two weeks of quarantine and just four days in pads to prepare for Friday night’s Region 1-7A opener against Camden County.

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